Senior Environmental Scientist: Environmental Compliance

  • Germantown, Maryland
  • Jan 14, 2018
Full time Air Quality Business Development Environmental Science - Engineering Hazardous Waste - RCRA -Toxics Remediation - Brownfields - CERCLA Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater

Job Description

ob Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Environmental Scientist: Environmental Compliancefor immediate employment in the Germantown, MD office.

The Germantown EHS Management Department provides environmental compliance services to federal, municipal, and private-sector clients, nationwide. In this position, you will use your environmental regulatory knowledge and project management skills to help our clients navigate their environmental compliance challenges.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Effectively managing projects from proposal development through completion including tracking and controlling scope, schedule, and budget

  • Supporting business development efforts, including the preparation of technical and cost proposals

  • Acting independently on technical matters pertaining to environmental regulatory compliance

  • Leading a project team of scientists, engineers, and subcontractors

  • Preparing or overseeing the preparation of technical reports, plans, and permitting documents

  • Interacting with local regulatory agencies and clients

  • Coordination with other consultants in the context of both ongoing projects and business development efforts

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Engineering, or relevant environmental discipline

  • 8+ years of experience in environmental consulting/project management

  • Proficiency in multi-media environmental regulatory compliance (e.g., CWA, RCRA, CERCLA, OPA, CAA, etc.) and its application

  • Experience with industrial and municipal NPDES permitting and compliance; SPCC plans/compliance; and multi-media compliance audits

  • Demonstrated task/project management skills

  • Highly effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Extremely proficient in technical writing

  • Highly effective organization and multi-tasking skills

  • Ability to prioritize multiple demands, think strategically and successfully lead multiple simultaneous projects

  • Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical, judgment and problem-solving capabilities

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional certification (e.g., CEP, CHMM, PE,) and/or PMP certification preferred

  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification

  • Good presentation/training skills

  • Working understanding of federal contracting and sub-contracting practices and requirements

  • Experience in the Mid Atlantic region is preferred

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

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